Stainless steel was produced for the first time today in 1913. Credit goes to English metallurgist Harry Brearley. He discovered that adding chromium to molten iron produced a metal that did not rust. This gave new life to the steel … Continue reading 13 August : The story of ‘Stainless steel’
Everything comes to us that belongs to us, if we create the capacity to receive it. – Beautiful lines by Gurudev ‘Gurudev’, that’s what the world calls him. He died today in 1941. Rabindranath Tagore, a writer, poet, musician and painter, … Continue reading 7 Aug : End of a Poetic Centenary
Can you think of a day without internet ? Think and you would find everything that you do the whole day needs internet. Whether its office work or chatting with friends, using social media or teaching your kids, anything and … Continue reading 6 Aug : Birth of the internet 25 years ago
Certain things we use everyday but never think of their historical values. Here I am talking about the concept of air tight containers. From where these containers came from ? Know here. Continue reading 28 July : Air tight containers also have a history
Giving birth to a life is a blessing for a woman. But there are woman who are not blessed. But only before today in 1978, exactly 40 year ago. Because the day changed the lives of such woman. Know details inside. Continue reading 25 July : World’s first test tube baby was born
Remembering Bruce Lee with one of his thoughts, on his death anniversary. He died at the age of 32 today in 1973, but gave the world a new genre of films – Martial arts. Continue reading 20 July : World bid adieu to the ‘Real Martial Artist’
A video inside would remind you of your childhood and your passion for sports. Whether you like sports or not, I have not found anyone who has not seen this. Check out if you are one of them. Continue reading 22 June : The story of ‘Hand of God’
All planets revolve around the sun. This theory is ages old but do you know when first time Italian Astronomer Galileo Galilei proposed this theory, he was punished for the same today in 1663. Continue reading 22 June : Truth is actually bitter in case of Galileo Galilei
She died at the age of 29. She lost her mother at the age of 4. She was married at the age of 7. By the age of 18 She was the ruler of Jhansi. And we know her as ‘Khoob Ladi mardani, woh toh Jhansi wali Rani thi… Continue reading 17 June : Salute to Greatest Woman Warrior of all times
It just took 2 years for a woman to match a man, at least in case of space travel. First man Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Alekseyevich Gagarin reached space in 1961, while first woman Soviet Cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova reached space today in 1963. Both of them are Russians. Continue reading 16 June : The one who broke the Glass Ceiling !
Just sit and think how your life would be without internet. As shocking it seems, as it would be. Such was the life before today in 1990. Today in 1989 English scientist Tim Berners Lee launched the World Wide Web and … Continue reading 8 June : Revolution written in 1989
Grown up reading his stories, and today remembering him on his death anniversary with one of this most sentimental story ‘The gift of Magi’. Continue reading 5 June : The man who writes surprises!